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Shell Chief Technology Officer discusses how energy giant supports R&D on a global scale

March 29, 2019

Yuri Sebregts, Chief Technology Officer for Shell, answered questions from a roomful of students and others...

UT researchers explore potential for increased hydrogen usage

March 29, 2019

UT Austin researchers have recently participated in two studies leading to the publication of scientific articles...

Researchers develop solar-powered moisture harvester that collects and cleans water from air

March 29, 2019

New research from UT Austin engineers may help provide critical access to clean water in disaster situations and water crises, as well as poverty-stricken areas and developing countries...

Can we escape our car-centric world?

March 29, 2019

The American dream of suburban home ownership and the freedom to roam...

Cockrell School of Engineering issues Texas Engineer magazine

Feb. 27, 2019

As one of the top-ranked engineering schools in the country, UT’s Cockrell School of Engineering is recognized worldwide...

Public vs. Private: the debate over Puerto Rico’s new electric grid rages on

Feb. 27, 2019

Eliván Martínez Mercado, an investigative journalist based in Puerto Rico and a 2019 UT Energy Journalism Fellow, is working on a new book...

Corals could shed light on impact of climate change

Feb. 27, 2019

While climate change is suspected to be weakening and killing corals around the world, new research from UT Austin has found...

Self-driving shuttles hit the road in DOE pilot program

Feb. 27, 2019

A fleet of electric, self-driving vehicles now shuttle passengers around a cluster of museums and parks in Columbus, Ohio...